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Alone in My Universe: Struggling with an Orphan Disease in an Unsympathetic World

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Battling a chronic disease can often be a lonely and frustrating ordeal. It doesn't have to be. "Alone in My Universe, " compiled by Wayne Brown, presents a series of writings from patients suffering from acromegaly. Based on actual personal experiences, these narratives provide a primer of understanding for others dealing with this chronic, debilitating disease that affec ...more
Paperback, 344 pages
Published March 21st 2011 by iUniverse.com
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Wayne Vincent Brown was born on 18 July 1944 in Port of Spain, Trinidad. After attending school at St Mary's College, Port of Spain, he read English at the University of the West Indies, Jamaica from 1965 to 1968, and also attended the University of Toronto. He won the Jamaican Independence Festival Poetry Prize in 1968, and in 1973 won the Commonwealth Poetry Prize for his first collection, On th ...more
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